Us or them? Lonely planet travel summit

Brian Edward Melville King

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Is the tourism generated by tourists 'like us' more sustainable than that produced by tourists 'like them'? This was one of the questions debated during a '21st birthday travel summit' organized by the co-founders of Lonely Planet Guides, Tony and Maureen Wheeler on 6 November 1994 in Melbourne, Australia. Brian King, Associate Professor in the Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management of Victoria University, went along to find out.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)245-246
Number of pages2
JournalTourism Management
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1995
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Development
  • Transportation
  • Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management
  • Strategy and Management


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